Oideas Gael (973 0248; www.oideas-gael.com ; mid-Mar–Oct), at the Foras Cultúir Uladh (Ulster Cultural Foundation) 1km west of the village centre, offers a range of ‘cultural activity holidays’ – adult courses in Irish language and traditional culture, including dancing, pottery and music. The centre also leads hillwalking programmes in the Donegal highlands. Three-day courses cost from €100. Accommodation can be arranged – you’ll have a choice of homestay or self-catering, with prices of around €20 to €40 per person per night.
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